[CAIRO] The Arab world must "take urgent action" to create jobs and increase social spending to contain simmering public discontent, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Tuesday...

[RABAT] The International Monetary Fund is holding a two-day regional conference from Monday in Morocco with a message of reform amid growing "frustration" among the population of some Arab...

[NEW DELHI] The International Monetary Fund on Thursday recommended India strengthen the independence of its central bank and bolster resources for its financial system regulators amid a bad debt...

[LONDON] Britain may need to raise more money from taxes to bring down its budget deficit after relying heavily on keeping a tight grip on public spending, the International Monetary Fund said on...

[MOSCOW] It's one of the most crowded trades for good reason. But dizzying returns and a surge of inflows have put emerging markets on a narrow precipice...

[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund on Thursday approved the release of US$251 million to Sri Lanka, the latest payment of a three-year loan that had been delayed amid differences over the...

CHINA'S banks should increase their capital buffers to protect against any sudden economic downturn following a credit boom, the International Monetary Fund said...

[BEIJING] The International Monetary Fund on Thursday warned of brewing risks in China's banking system as it found dozens of crucial lenders needed to beef up their defences against possible...

[SHANGHAI] China's banks should increase their capital buffers to protect against any sudden economic downturn following a credit boom, the International Monetary Fund said...

[BEIJING] China should prioritise financial stability above development goals, as pursuit of regional growth targets and helping firms avoid heavy job losses had led to a surge in debt, particularly...